Current positions available:
Alpine Book Peddlers, Canmore, Alberta
Part-time / Seasonal
Alpine Book Peddlers is an independent, regional book wholesaler and distributor based in Canmore, Alberta. We specialize in selling books, maps, and journals to gift shops, outdoor stores, and other retailers throughout the Canadian Rockies. If you love books and the mountains, this might be the job for you!
We’re looking for someone to help us during the busy summer season. The job is mostly customer service, including helping retailers source the books they need, giving them recommendations, and assisting them with their orders including order entry. A high attention to detail and passion for books is a must. The candidate will also be responsible for light warehouse work, such as receiving new stock and shipping out orders. Throughout the summer, we make delivery trips to locations such as Jasper and Waterton once or twice a month. We need someone capable of managing incoming orders and fielding questions in our absence, as well as working shifts during other busy periods. The work schedule can be flexible to meet your needs, but is typically 2 to 4 days a week, with approximately 60 to 80 hours of work per month from March to October. Hourly wages start at $15 to $17 dollars per hour, depending on level of related experience. This job has the potential for growth in terms of hours, wages, and responsibilities over time, depending on interest and performance.
Qualifications and experience required:
Please send applications to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be taking applications until a suitable candidate is found.